sketchbook

or sketch book

[ skech-book ]

noun
  1. Also sketchpad . a book or pad of drawing paper for sketches.

  2. a book of literary sketches.

Origin of sketchbook

1
First recorded in 1810–20; sketch + book

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British Dictionary definitions for sketchbook

sketchbook

/ (ˈskɛtʃˌbʊk) /


noun
  1. a book of plain paper containing sketches or for making sketches in

  2. a book of literary sketches

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